#TBT Sports Blog: NBA Icon Wilt Chamberlain

Today’s TBT sports blog remembers Wilt Chamberlain – one of the most iconic athletes of all-time – in any sport. Few athletes so totally dominate a sport that their professional league must enact rule changes to make the games fair … Continue reading

#TBT Sports Blog: Boston Celtics Great & ESPY Winner Bill Russell

Today’s #TBT sports blog recalls Boston Celtics great Bill Russell – the most decorated championship player in NBA history, and now the 2019 winner of the Arthur Ashe Courage Award. ESPN presented the octogenarian with its hallowed honor at last … Continue reading

#TBT Sports Blog: Boston Celtics Great Larry Bird

Today’s #TBT sports blog features NBA great Larry Bird. The Boston Celtics legend s revered in the same breath as other iconic Boston sports heroes – Carl Yastzremski, Bobby Orr, Doug Flutie, David Ortiz and Tom Brady. Though he formally … Continue reading

#TBT Sports Blog: Boston Celtics Larry Bird

Today’s #TBT sports blog focuses on former Boston Celtics great Larry Bird, a Hall of Fame player who regularly soared above his competitors on the basketball court. This Boston legend is revered in the same breath as other Boston sports … Continue reading

#TBT Sports Blog: NBA Finals & Larry Bird

Mention the name Bird to any basketball fan and the name invokes instant memories of step back jumpers, swishing nets, non-stop jabbering and long white legs in short green shorts.

Most importantly, his single name recalls multiple NBA banners hanging above a parquet wood basketball court and a dominant all-star who regularly appeared in NBA Finals with the Boston Celtics.

Larry Joe Bird, also known as Larry Legend or the Hick from French Lick (IN) or simply Bird, ranks as one of the most revered basketball players in history. No first name or explanation is needed to identify the species of this particular Bird.

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Boston’s Big Ticket Won’t Guarantee Celtics Entry Into NBA Eastern Conference Final

Haggard and worn, the Boston Celtics’ Big Ticket won’t guarantee the team’s anticipated entry into the next round of the NBA playoffs. During last night’s 98-90 OT loss in Game 4 of the NBA Eastern Conference Semi-Finals, the Celtics’ Big … Continue reading

Boston Celtics Courting SHAQ-tastrophe!

The Celtics are courting SHAQ–tastrophe! Last season’s NBA Finals Runner Ups are flaunting with failure as the Celtics have signed 38-year-old former NBA All-Star Shaquille O’Neal to a two year contract. In this coming NBA season, look for a series … Continue reading

NBA Needs to Say Enough of Kobe’s Beefs!

OK, I’ve had enough of Kobe’s “beefs!” No, I’m NOT referring to Japan’s Kobe Beef… as in the finest steak in the world. However, I am lamenting Los Angeles Laker Kobe Bryant’s non-stop bickering beefs; i.e. the murmuring, complaining, whining, … Continue reading